faxed

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English *faxed, from Old English feaxed, ġefeaxed (haired, having hair), from feax (hair). More at fax.

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

faxed (comparative more faxed, superlative most faxed)

  1. (obsolete) Having a head of hair; hairy.
    • 1859, The London review: Volume 11:
      A comet is a ‘faxed’ star, that is, a hairy, a tailed star.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From fax (to send a fax/facsimile).

VerbEdit

faxed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of fax
Last modified on 27 August 2013, at 11:16